Award-winning Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage is set to perform at the historical coronation of the British monarch, King Charles III.
King Charles III, who is ascending the throne following the passing of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, last year, will officially be coronated alongside Queen Consort, Camilla, on Saturday, May 6, 2023, at Westminster Abbey.
The coronation concert and Big Lunch will take place on Sunday, May 7, 2023.
Tiwa Savage will be joining a star-studded lineup of celebrities such as Steve Winwood, DJ Pete Tong, Lang Lang and Lucy, Paloma Faith and Olly Murs, to thrill guests at the coronation concert.
Her invitation to perform at the coronation is a remarkable achievement, as she becomes the first Nigerian musician to receive this honour.
According to a statement released by the organizers, Tiwa Savage was chosen as one of the select few African artists to perform at the historic coronation concert.
“We are excited to announce that Tiwa Savage will be performing at the coronation concert alongside other world-class musicians. Tiwa Savage is an exceptional artiste with a unique blend of African and Western sounds. We are confident that her performance will add colour and excitement to the event,” the statement read.